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Table 2 Synovial biopsy and the determination of diagnosis or outcome in early rheumatoid arthritis

From: Are synovial biopsies of diagnostic value?

Synovial tissue Clinical association Reference
Number of macrophages Radiographic outcome [25]
MMP-1 Radiographic outcome [25]
MMP-2 Radiographic outcome [61]
  1. MMP, matrix metalloproteinase.